National Preparedness Month | Resources for Small Business

SBA Kentucky District Office News - September  2020

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September is National Preparedness Month. SBA has resources to help you

As we continue to respond to COVID-19ūüė∑, hurricanesūüí®, wildfiresūüĒ• and floods‚õąÔłŹ, there is no better time to develop a disaster plan for your family, community and #smallbiz. SBA can help.¬†Click here.

Get the latest information on SBA loans, small business resources and events.       

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For rural communities, SBA has resources to help you start, grow, expand or recover your small business.


If you live in a rural community, find SBA resources to help you start, grow, expand or recover your small business here.

SBA Kentucky Success Stories

Will Rivera - Founder and Co-owner of Running Soles, LLC

Running Soles, LLC / Elizabethtown, KY

*Veteran-owned, family-owned, rural business. 

*Received an SBA PPP and EIDL. Also a Boots to Business graduate and SBDC counseling.

Read the Running Soles story here. 

Ashley D. Bell, SBA Regional Administrator

Federal Government Exceeds Small Business Contracting Goals Across Southeast and U.S.

By Ashley D. Bell, SBA Southeast Region Administrator & Entrepreneurship Policy Advisor for the White House Opportunity & Revitalization Council

Read more about contracting opportunities here. 

Coping with COVID-19

From loans to virtual counseling to government contracting, SBA has resources to help your small business recover and grow here. 

Coping with COVID-19. SBA has resources for your small business.

Federal resources for small businesses affected by COVID-19 lists federal resources, news, and small business assistance:

Webinars on COVID-19 Recovery

Details here under Small Business Events.

SCORE events here, SBDC events at this link or the SBA Learning Center.

There are many COVID-19 Phishing scams and schemes. SBA reminds you to protect your ID.